- Name: Bette Davis
- Born: 04/05/1908
- Died: 10/06/1989 (81 years old)
- Occupation: Actress
Ruth Elizabeth “Bette” Davis (//; April 5, 1908 – October 6, 1989) was an American actress of film, television and theater. With a career spanning 60 years and 100 acting credits, she is regarded as one of the greatest actresses in Hollywood history. She was noted for playing unsympathetic, sardonic characters, and was famous for her performances in a range of film genres, from contemporary crime melodramas to historical films, suspense horror, and occasional comedies, although her greater successes were in romantic dramas. A recipient of two Academy Awards, she was the first thespian to garner ten nominations.
Birth Name: Ruth Elizabeth Davis
Alias: Ruth Elizabeth Davis
Birth Place: Lowell, Massachusetts, U.S.
Death Place: Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France
Bette Davis quotes :
The best time I ever had with Joan Crawford was when I pushed her down the stairs in Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?Bette Davis
I do not regret one professional enemy I have made. Any actor who doesn't dare to make an enemy should get out of the business.Bette Davis
I was never very interested in boys - and there were plenty of them - vying with one another to see how many famous women they would get into the hay.Bette Davis
Wave after wave of love flooded the stage and washed over me, the beginning of the one great durable romance of my life.Bette Davis
Basically, I believe the world is a jungle, and if it's not a bit of a jungle in the home, a child cannot possibly be fit to enter the outside world.Bette Davis